New Retail Concept at Macy's - Sales Associate, Full Time: Southlake, Tx


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New Retail Concept at Macy's - Sales Associate, Full Time: Southlake, Tx, Macy's


Southlake, United States


Executive / Coordinator





Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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ABOUT BRAND EXPERIENCE   The Brand Experience team at Macy’s is passionate about finding new ways for the Macy’s brand to show up to the consumer, our vendors, and our colleagues. We live to challenge the status quo, change minds, and deliver growth as a result. This new team is reimagining the customer experience in Macy’s stores to further engage our existing customers and acquire entirely new ones. Playing off Macy’s strengths, while evolving approaches that have become outdated, the team will develop and manifest a perspective on the future of department store retailing that results in growth and new revenue streams for the company. Through this real-world exercise, the Brand Experience team will also derive and model new ways of working that inform how the broader company works.   ABOUT THE ROLE   We are looking for smart, outgoing, creative, friendly, engaging and confident individuals for full time positions. Our Colleagues will wear multiple hats; they serve as the face of our brand, interact with customers to deliver exceptional customer service, share our unique approach towards different avenues of retail, and help build our community. This person is enthusiastic about sharing their passion and has an upbeat, professional and customer service driven personality. The ideal candidate is flexible, positive, high energy, and loves connecting with people and getting them excited about our products. S/he is a self-starter, unfazed by challenges and excited by the ever-changing nature of our business and wants to contribute to an energetic, growing team!   WHAT YOU’LL DO Provide the most amazing customer service on the sales floor. Connect with customers on the sales floor and share knowledge about featured brands/products to drive product sales through customer engagement. Act as an ambassador of our brand and unique retail concept by living our values and conveying brand messages. Curiosity and excitement about new and different experiences and areas of the business. Maintain floor presentation standards and restock merchandise throughout the day. Balance multiple priorities and using good judgment to manage time. Work store events in whatever capacity is required to ensure successful execution and seamless customer experience. Educate, sample, and serve customers food and beverage products. Maintain personal hygiene and professional dress code to comply with company and Health Department standards. Effectively deal with multiple customers and communicate customer requests or concerns to other associates and manager on duty. Effectively operate POS system to ring in customer orders and control the flow of cash. Support store operations on an ongoing basis. Ensure receipt of new merchandise, unpack new merchandise, set up back-stock, store-build-out, merchandise incoming inventory according to visual guidelines, pack unsold inventory to be delivered to the distribution center, reconfigure store fixtures to prepare new layout and visual presentation for upcoming theme. Flexibility and enthusiasm about working in varied capacities depending on business need. Demonstrate exceptional product knowledge and be capable of giving expert style advice. Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.   WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO THE TABLE   You love to engage with people. You’re the person who strikes up a conversation and makes a connection. You are excited to work in a fast-paced, startup environment within a large company and are an effective problem solver. You have prior retail and/or customer service experience and an understanding of the need to do things differently and better in today’s retail world. You take pride in your work and will do what it takes to get a job done well. You maintain a positive outlook and love to smile. You are detail-oriented. You are eager to learn new things. You have a hospitality mindset and believe in going the extra mile to ensure an amazing customer experience. You are a collaborator and want to be part of a strong team culture that is focused on winning as a team. THINGS YOU’LL NEED High School degree or equivalent. 3+ years of prior retail sales experience is preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Able to use a calculator. Self-starter, able to work independently and as part of a team and must have good time management skills. This position involves constant moving and standing, standing for at least two consecutive hours, lifting at least 30 lbs, close vision, color vision, depth perception, and focus adjustment. This position may occasionally involve reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing ladders, and reaching above eye level. Detail oriented. Takes pride in work they are doing. Maintain a positive outlook. Flexible with scheduling and available to work retail hours, which may include day, evening, weekends, and/or holidays based on department and store/company needs. This job description is not all inclusive. In addition, Macy's, Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy’s, Inc. is an Equal O pportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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Macy’s, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier retailers with fiscal 2017 sales of $24.837 billion and approximately 130,000 employees. Macy’s Inc. operates approximately 690 department stores under the nameplates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s, and more than 180 specialty stores that include Bloomingdale’s The Outlet, Bluemercury, Macy’s Backstage and STORY. Macy's is known for such epic events as Macy's 4th of July Fireworks® and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®, as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Macy's flagship stores -- including Herald Square in New York City, Union Square in San Francisco, State Street in Chicago, and Dadeland in Miami and South Coast Plaza in southern California -- are known internationally and are leading destinations for visitors. Building on a more than 150-year tradition, Macy’s, Inc. operates stores in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, as well as, and Bloomingdale’s stores in Dubai and Kuwait are operated by Al Tayer Group LLC under license agreements. Macy’s, Inc. has corporate offices in Cincinnati, Ohio, and New York, New York.